If imitation is the sincerest form of flattery, there’s no shortage of name-checks and homages on Jay-Z’s Magna Carta Holy Grail. From requisite rap samples to the less expected rock and Hollywood film influences, the references runneth over on this album. We round up the 10 best.—Sowmya Krishnamurthy


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